Tributes & Video Biographies
Sharing Life Stories, Connecting Generations, Preserving Legacies

Archive for June, 2008



  • Family Photo Album

    I met this guy at a party the other night and when I told him that I was a personal historian and biographer, he became really, really excited. He said to me, “I have to show you this album I did with my son for his 5th grade class project. ” He was sort o...

    Read more  ●  Tuesday, June 24th, 2008

  • Looking Yourself Up On Google – the New Acknowledgment

    Flickr photo:bryanbope I was waiting in the dentist’s office yesterday and picked up a copy of July’s Redbook and began reading an article on “Men’s Secret Fears – the Good, the Bad and the Funny, Real Guys Fess Up.” Among such fears...

    Read more  ●  Thursday, June 19th, 2008

  • Texas Governor’s Mansion Damaged by Fire

    (AP Photo/Harry Cabluck) This weekend, the historic Texas Governor’s Mansion caught fire and much of the 152 year old structure was seriously damaged. Arson is suspected and an investigation is under way. Fortunately, at the time, the mansion was undergoing a $1...

    Read more  ●  Tuesday, June 10th, 2008

  • You’re Gonna Be In Pictures…

    Flickr photo:kedziers Last week NPR ran a segment on their show, Marketplace, entitled “Coming Soon, The Cash Peters Story” which was a look into the world of video biographies spotlighting one Los Angeles firm, Legacy Flicks, that charges $20,000 to put yo...

    Read more  ●  Monday, June 2nd, 2008